Daily physical activity in asthmatic children with distinct severities.

@article{Sousa2014DailyPA,
  title={Daily physical activity in asthmatic children with distinct severities.},
  author={Andrey Wirgues Sousa and Anna L{\'u}cia de Barros Cabral and Milton A Martins and Celso Ricardo Fernandes de Carvalho},
  journal={The Journal of asthma : official journal of the Association for the Care of Asthma},
  year={2014},
  volume={51 5},
  pages={493-7}
}
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to evaluate daily physical activity (DPA) in asthmatic children with different levels of disease severity, but with good asthma control, relative to a control group. METHODS This was a cross-sectional study in which a total of 121 children between the ages of 7 and 12 years old were evaluated; 72 were asthmatic children (32 mild, 24 moderate and 23 severe), and 42 children were not asthmatics. The asthmatic children studied had been in medical… CONTINUE READING